The Olympians Hiking Calendar for Sunday, March 3


Tuesday, March 5

Elma Vance Creek Park Evening Hike, Leave the Elma Park & Ride at 7 p.m. for this mostly flat evening hike, 482-4629.

Friday, March 8

Olympians Hiking Slide Show, Meet everyone at the Aberdeen Presbyterian Church at 7:30 p.m. to view a few classic videos — the “Olympic Elk” an early Walt Disney classic from Herb Crisler and a short feature on an Olympic beach hike, 267-7715.

Saturday, March 9

Astoria Column Day Hike, Leave Aberdeen at 9 a.m. to drive to Astoria and begin the hike at the Astoria Maritime Museum proceeding to the column (uphill) then return to the town of Astoria (bring a lunch and appropriate weather clothing), 538-7425.

Sunday, March 10

Preacher’s Slough Leisure Rambler Day Hike, Leave Montesano at 1:30 p.m. for this hike, 249-3508.

Tuesday, March 12

Aberdeen Evening Hike, Leave Aberdeen at 7 p.m. for this hike around Aberdeen that may have a hill or three, 533-3637.

Saturday, March 16

Northwest Trek Day Hike, Leave Aberdeen at 8 a.m. to leave Elma at 8:30 a.m. for this hike through the critter enclosures and beyond with the possibility of babies at this time of the year (entry fee is $17 for ages 13-64 and $15.50 for seniors 65-over), 482-4629.

Tuesday, March 19

Hoquiam Evening Hike, Leave Washington Elementary School (3003 Cherry) in Hoquiam at 7 p.m. for a leaving school hike around Hoquiam, 532-1569.

Tuesday, March 26

Aberdeen Evening Hike, Leave Aberdeen at 7 p.m. for this moderate hike with some hills, 533-2485.

Saturday, March 30

Nisqually Delta Day Hike, Leave Aberdeen at 9 a.m. and leave Elma Park & Ride at 9:30 a.m. for this hike on a loop trail and a new boardwalk in the Nisqually Delta National Wildlife Area (a pass is needed to park; bring lunch and binoculars), 533-3637.

Green Hill Hike, Call the leader to sign up for this hike along a road then a short trail to a smal peak along the canal near Brinnon (snowshoes are a possibility), 267-7715.